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Senior Clinical Practitioner - Urgent Care

Job Reference: J125-A-20-2223

gtd healthcare
Preston & Chorley
Preston & Chorley
£35,000-£50,000 pa pro rata

There has never been a more exciting time to join us at gtd healthcare.
gtd healthcare one of the largest primary care and urgent care providers in North West England and has a long and strong track record in modern and efficient healthcare services when and where they are needed. We are a not-for-profit provider with our patient population reaching 2.7 million

We are actively recruiting for Senior Clinical Practitioners (inclusive of Physician Associates) to be a part of our dynamic team across Preston and Chorley. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a portfolio or specific service area as part of a large organisation, with a diverse and unique patient population.

Our Senior Clinical Practitioners use their skills to assess, diagnose, treat and provide advice, care and management for primary care and urgent care patients that present with diagnosed or undiagnosed undifferentiated illness. If you want to provide excellent patient care in an innovative environment, this is could be the role for you.
All Senior Clinical Practitioners will receive 4 hours protected leadership and development time per week pro rata, this is used to support career progression personal CPD, and organisational activities for example audit, service development, mentorship, and teaching to name a few.
Higher salaries within the KSF are obtainable with the following skills.
(Please see embedded competency framework within the JD.)
Non-medical prescribing
Clinical skills qualifications
Ability to flex within the services gtd offer
Working autonomously
Application of advanced clinical expertise
(Skills are assessed yearly by appraisal)
We would love to hear from you if you think this is the role for you, but if you would like any further information please feel free to contact

We can offer you the opportunity to do something you love, with the right support to access the roles you want, through clear career paths and best-in-class training and development. This is an environment where you have accountability for your career and are able to make a real contribution to the organisation and to our patients.

We are proud that our people say that gtd healthcare is a great place to work, with excellent packages and reward for achievement, no matter how small. The team is made up of committed, driven individuals who are passionate about ensuring that outstanding patient care is our highest priority. We understand that care to patients is provided by our people and happy staff help make happy patients. Therefore, we have developed gtd healthcare wellbeing, which offers a wide range of staff benefits, which encourage staff to want to work at gtd health care each day.
We offer a highly competitive salary and a generous flexible benefits package, including:
• 30 days annual leave, rising to 32 days after 5 years continuous service.
• NHS Pension Scheme
In addition, we are committed to offering on-going investment and support in professional development, creating a natural career path.

gtd healthcare is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of the community. We are a great place to work!!

Closing date :- 10.07.20

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We put patients first – we understand that every person, every family and every community is unique; we always take the time to listen and we respond openly and honestly every time.

We look after our people – we understand that looking after our people helps them look after our patients. We have high expectations of our people and give them the training and support they need to perform exceptionally.

We give great quality care – we aim to meet the highest standards of excellence and safety all the time. If we can’t or don’t meet expectations we will honestly explain why not

We lead the way in transforming primary care – we use our experience and expertise to constructively challenge and suggest new and innovative ways of working, where we think this will improve health, healthcare and people’s experiences of it

We contribute to the wellbeing of our local communities – we aim to be more than a health care provider alone. We will look for opportunities to bring wider health benefits to the communities in which we work.

gtd healthcare is committed to providing equality of opportunity and applications will be considered on the basis of their suitability. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.
gtd healthcare is an NHS Pensions employing authority.

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